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Café Rouge - Exeter

UNIT MSU5 24 Bedford Street, Princesshay, Exeter, EX1 1LL +44 1392458151

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  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
  • Café Rouge - Exeter - Devon
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Main course: £10
Food spend: £25

Creme brulie fab love all food

Debbie Marks 21 May 2017
from Exeter

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In the historical city of Exeter, a flavour of France can be found at Café Rouge. Café Rouge Exeter boasts a vast number of seats as well as a vibrant al fresco dining area.

As part of the nationwide group of Café Rouge restaurants, this branch offers their range of classic French dishes such as confit duck, beef bourguignon, steak frites and mussels. Smaller dishes are also on offer for a lighter bite. Particularly good value for money are the set menus for lunch and dinner (available most days). To accompany the food there is also a good range of French wines, many from less well known producers.

In true French style, breakfast is also an important meal at Café Rouge. With croissants, pain au chocolat, omelettes and croques, as well as hot chocolate, tea and all types of coffees, it makes a great start to the day.

Whilst the exterior is modern in appearance, the interior embodies an authentic French ambience. Cafe Rouge - Exeter is within walking distance of Exeter Cathedral and high street shops.

Café Rouge - Exeter

UNIT MSU5 24 Bedford Street, Princesshay, Exeter, EX1 1LL

Contact +44 1392251042
Reservations +44 1392458151

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Customer reviews for Café Rouge - Exeter

4.1 ((((* (based on 109 reviews)
85% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • lunch (71)
  • dinner (57)
  • romantic (40)
  • child friendly (36)
  • large parties (34)
  • business (27)
  • value (23)
  • breakfast (22)
  • al fresco (21)
  • afternoon tea (12)
  • entertainment (12)
  • luxury (8)
  • private dining (7)
  • views (7)
  • trendy (5)
  • ((((( 21 May 2017 by Debbie Marks from Exeter

    Creme brulie fab love all food

  • ((*** 9 May 2017 by Marina Wilson from Exeter

    The interior decor is very nice. The staff were attentive and very pleasant. The menu seemed reasonably varied but........when the food arrived it appeared thrown onto the plates, so nil for presentation. Portion control was also very apparent when we looked onto our plates with half filed containers of gravy for the duck and half filled pot of minted peas for the hake. The dauphinoise potato was a dry square cake and the french fries tasteless. Neither dish from the al acarte menue were good value. I think the restaurant leads on 2 courses for a discount price and certainly most people seemed to be ordering from that menu but it didn't great either.

  • ((((( 3 April 2017 by Holly Haig from Exeter

    Friendly, efficient, attentive staff.
    Very impressed by member of staff who noticed I hadn't been given the means to freshen up my fingers while I was enjoying my bouillabaisse and brought iced lemon water unprompted.
    My crab and avocado starter and main course of bouillabaisse were excellent.
    Having lunch in Cafe Rouge was the highlight of a lovely day out.

  • (**** 28 March 2017 by Kathy Deane from Exeter

    Slow service, staff didn't check alll was ok with meal whilst we were eating , mean portions , very disappointing.

  • (**** 17 March 2017 by Paul Bowen from Exeter

    Chaotic service. Eventually got meal. Obviously hurriedly cooked. Left most of it. Not charged for meal. What is so complicated. Visit this restaurant regularly but now wont bother.

  • ((((( 24 December 2016 by Saeed Mirehsan from exeter

    i had work Xhirstmas meal here a week ago and enjoyed it so decided to treat my wife to a meal on our own. Tables too close to each other for comfort or privacy.

  • ((((( 22 December 2016 by Derek Chisholm from Axminster

    First time we've booked, excellent, worked a treat and saved a lot of time. Also very good service on what was a busy day. The was up to the standard we wanted and we will come again. We will also use the booking service more often.

  • ((((* 6 December 2016 by SM from Exeter

    Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, quick service and good food!

  • ((((* 14 November 2016 by Aubrey Davey from Exeter

    Excellent food, but restaurant very warm.

  • ((((( 26 October 2016 by Colin Allen from Brighton

    Really good experience. Booked on line - worked well. Restaurant was well placed for car parking. Food and service was excellent, and there was a lively " buzz " in the restaurant which we really like. No problems in recommending this venue to anyone. We have found that this high standard is consistent across the Cafe Rouge chain of restaurants. Prices are creeping up, ( as they are everywhere ), but we cashed in some Tesco Clubcard vouchers and using their fantastic boost offer did really well.

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